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2015-2016 Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automotive Technology Diploma


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For more information please see the Automotive Technology Program Overview .

Purpose


The purpose of the automotive technology diploma is to provide the person wanting to be an entry-level technician with the “hands-on” skills and knowledge necessary to find employment as a service technician in either the automotive or diesel industry.

Note: Program available at the Hastings campus only

Subtotal: 23


Basic Achievement Requirements


All graduates with a diploma will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. They can meet the requirement by:

   1. Scores from MAP testing -
    a. Math - COMPASS Pre-Algebra 49 or above*
    b. Writing - COMPASS 62 or above*
    c. Reading - COMPASS 76 or above*
    *or equivalent ACT or ASSET score
  OR  
  2. Completion with a C or above
    a. Math - MATH 0980
    b. Reading & Writing - ENGL 0970

General Education Core Requirements


All graduates with a diploma will complete a minimum of 9 credits of General Education from the following:

  • GEN ED Group A: Communications 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group B: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group C: Career and Life Skills, D: Information & Technology Literacy or E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s)

Subtotal: 9


Total Credits for Diploma: 32


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